March 2019 News

Single gene linked to host of abnormalities during neurodevelopment

March 5, 2019
Mutations of the TRIO gene cause some of the same structural and behavioral abnormalities found with autism, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and epilepsy.

The case of the over-tilting exoplanets

March 4, 2019
A new Yale study could have a big impact on how researchers estimate the structure, climate, and habitability of so called “Super-Earths” in the galaxy.

Due to humans, extinction risk for 1,700 animal species to increase by 2070

March 4, 2019
Amphibians, birds, and mammals at greater extinction risk by shrinking their natural habitats thanks to human land-use expansion, according to a new Yale study.